How does Calgary’s tentative arena deal compare to deal to build Rogers Place in Edmonton?

July 23 2019 8:18pm Vinesh Pratap takes a look at how Calgary’s tentative arena deal compares to an arena deal signed in Edmonton six years ago. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object”…

Premier Kenney happy to avoid debate on new hockey arena for Calgary Flames

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he’s happy he’s not being dragged into the debate over a new arena for the NHL Calgary Flames. The city, the Flames and the Calgary Stampede have agreed on terms for an event centre that…

Dollars and civic pride: economists weigh in on proposed Calgary arena deal

Calgarians have less than a week to let city council know what they think of a proposed new events centre deal between the city, Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corporation, and the Calgary Exhibition and Stampede Limited. Story continues below The…

Former Humboldt Broncos player injured in bus crash hopes for spot on team

A former Humboldt Broncos player whose back was broken when the team’s bus crashed last year says he’ll return to Humboldt to battle for a spot on the team. Graysen Cameron’s training regimen has included spending copious amounts of time…

Edmonton Oilers reportedly trade forward Milan Lucic to Calgary Flames for James Neal

After weeks of speculation, the Battle of Alberta just got a whole lot more interesting. The Edmonton Oilers have reportedly traded Milan Lucic to the Calgary Flames in exchange for James Neal. All signs pointing to a Neal-Lucic deal coming…

NHL, Toronto Maple Leafs and Calgary Flames help settle debt of defunct CWHL

The NHL, Toronto Maple Leafs and Calgary Flames are among contributors helping the defunct Canadian Women’s Hockey League settle its debts. The Ontario Women’s Hockey Association, Hockey Canada and other private donations also helped the CWHL clear its books. Story…